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Partner Universities & Colleges in Denmark

Denmark is a popular international study destination in Europe because of its affordable study prices, high-quality English-taught Master's degrees, and innovative teaching techniques. International students select Denmark because of the high level of living and wide range of academic courses accessible at Danish institutions.

If you want to study in Denmark, there are several high-quality institutions to select from. Indeed, five Danish institutions are ranked within the top 400 in the QS World University Rankings 2021.

How much does it cost for Sri Lankan students to study in Denmark?
Annual tuition prices for full-time students from Sri Lanka (non-EU nations) range between USD 8,000 and $21,000 / / Euro 6,000 and $16,000. Some specialized programs may be more expensive.


To live in Denmark, overseas students need between 800 and 1,200 EUR per month. These charges might fluctuate depending on your behaviors.

The following are the main student housing alternatives in Denmark:

  • Students living on their own - 450 EUR per month

  • Students living with a spouse or a coworker - 500 EUR per month

  • Kollegier (student halls of living) – between 250 and 300 EUR a month

Depending on your spending patterns, your monthly food costs in Denmark will range between 200 and 270 EUR.

Language requirements for applying to Danish universities
You will require a certificate showing your English language competency to study in Denmark.

All Master's degrees in Denmark require you to pass a language test with a 'English B' or a 'English A.' Examine your university's or program's website

Typically, admissions offices accept the following tests:


  • PTE Academic IELTS Academic

Is it possible to work part-time while studying in Denmark?
If you are not from the EU, EEA, or Switzerland, you can work up to 20 hours per week from September to May, and 37 hours per week in June, July, and August. You will not need to apply for a separate work permit because these permits are already provided to you through your residence visa.

Can you bring your family to Denmark?
Individual applications for residence permits as accompanying family members can be made by your loved ones, but you must demonstrate that you have adequate finances to sustain them (DKK 6,243 per month). These permits are typically good for the same time period as your student permit.

When are the university intakes?

There are two intakes for overseas students seeking admission to a university in Denmark. Summer Intake and Winter Intake are the names given to the two types of intakes.

  • Summer Intake: The deadline to apply for admission to a university for the summer semester is from January to mid-March.

  • Winter Intake: The deadline to apply for admission to a university for the winter semester is from July through September.

Is there a post-study work visa available in Denmark?
In addition to the study permission, you will receive a 6-month job seek permit, allowing you to stay in Denmark for up to 6-months after finishing your studies to look for work.

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